Outlook 2000 Setup

Back to Email Client Setups

Open Outlook 2000 and click the Tools Menu and choose the Accounts option.

Click the Mail tab, then click the Add button and choose Mail.

Enter Your Name in the Display Name field. Then click the Next button.

Enter your ISOC.NET email address in the E-mail Address field. This should be your "username@isoc.net". Then click the Next button.

Choose POP3 as the server type. In the Incoming mail server field type "mail.isoc.net". In the Outgoing mail server field also type "mail.isoc.net". Then click the Next button.

In the Account name field type your username. In the Password field type your password. You may checkmark Remember password if you wish. Do NOT check the option for "Log on using Secure Password Authentication". Then click the Next button.

On this screen choose your connection method. If you are using a dialup choose "Connect using a phone line". If you are using a LAN connection such as Zoomtown choose "Connect to the internet using a local area network (LAN)". Then click the Next button.

If you chose "connect using a dialup modem" on the previous screen you will get this screen you will get this window. Choose "use an existing dialup connection" option and then choose your ISOC.NET connection from the window. Then click the Next button.

Finally click the Finish button.

Click on the account added.

Click on Properties

Click on the Servers tab

Checkmark the box "My server requires authentication"

Click Apply

Click the Advanced tab

For the Outgoing mail (SMTP) change the port number from 25 to 587

Click OK

Close the accounts window and Outlook 2000 is now setup. You can start using your ISOC.NET email account.